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  • DHS Modernizes the Cuban and Haitian Family Reunification Processes

    The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recently announced updates aimed at providing greater convenience and hope for those seeking family reunification. In an effort to embrace modern technology and meet current demands, DHS has released notices in the Federal Register detailing the modernization of the Cuban and Haitian family reunification parole (FRP) processes. These updates […]
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  • CBP Announces ESTA Ineligibility for Travelers Who Have Been Present in Cuba

    U.S. Customs and Border Protection (“CBP”) recently announced that individuals who have been present in Cuba or who are dual nationals of a Visa Waiver Program (“VWP”) country and Cuba will be ineligible for ESTA.  Previously, on January 21, 2021, DOS designated Cuba as a State Sponsor of Terrorism, making these individuals ineligible for travel […]
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  • New DHS Processes Implemented for Cubans, Haitians, and Nicaraguans, Elimination on Cap for Venezuelans

    On January 5, 2023, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced new processes for qualifying Cubans, Haitians, and Nicaraguans with U.S. based supporters to travel by air and temporarily stay in the United States. Those coming in under this process may also apply for work authorization. In addition, DHS announced the removal of the numerical […]
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